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“Not your typical church pot luck!”

Joe Bologna's Restaurant and Pizzeria
Ranked #26 of 983 Restaurants in Lexington
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Takeout
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a nice meal with friends inside this “once was a church” building. Pizza, salads and breadsticks. Everything was good. They are actually known for their very generous size breadsticks and sauces...rightfully so. Joe is often on site overseeing the operation and is known for his spontaneous ripping up of bills! Parking is in rear but also serves for a Mexican restaurant that is also there. I would have given it a 5 but I felt it could have used a thorough cleaning but it may have just been old. Situated close to UK. Enjoyable.

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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

My family ate here for lunch. It’s very ecelectic as it’s in an old church. The breadsticks are huge and the personal or lunch pizzas are the right size. Service was good until we needed to leave. We had to be somewhere else by 1, but didn’t say anything because we had plenty of time. However, getting the check was an act of Congress. We finally paid and get to where we needed to. If you’re in Lexington it’s worth a stop.

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

This Italian restaurant is located in a former Presbyterian church. The original 41 glass windows were preserved ... nice touch. A new loft to accommodate more diners was added above the main floor. The service was slow but it was Sunday of Memorial Day weekend. The wait was worth it. Parking is tight as it is a neighborhood restaurant. We missed seeing the 18 ft stained glass window facing Maxwell..keep an eye out for it.

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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

A group of about 20 ate here on a busy Saturday night. They seated us pretty quick and the food was amazing. I highly recommend the bread sticks and the chicken parmigiana. Very reasonable prices and Joe was such a kind man. Do your self a favor and try this amazing spot.

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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a cute little Italian place right in the heart of Lexington. The restaurant is in an old church building. Our server was pretty attentive during the meal until it came time to pay the check. She was a little slow bringing it to us, but the restaurant was getting busier. The breadsticks that come with some meals are huge. Big enough for several people, but they are pretty good. The spaghetti is really good. Don't forget to try the mini cheesecake. It's wonderful and just the right size for one person.

Thank Tara P
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